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Dec 07, 2011, 12:20 PM
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errr... what are those security issues with the site?
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Dec 07, 2011, 07:17 PM
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errr... what are those security issues with the site?
Your address + name is viewable by checking their "order status" page and only needing a order#, which are sequential.
Dec 07, 2011, 07:45 PM
BOXFUSE KING!
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I ordered it. I have been ordering from GB for a while now, I go way back when they did not have multirotors items yet. It's been a couple of years I have been dealing with them buying robotics electros, motors , escs etc. Their shipping is as slow as DX but it gets here. As far as security, I have no idea what would hackers do with my name and address. Paypal payments are secure, they can't get your CC number if you pay thru paypal.

I ordered 4 MK boards from them and I like the way they perform. I use them for sports flying or lazy sunday lawn micro quad fligths. For $22 bucks they're flawless. If you guys noticed they are stocking up on Multirotors stuff, I gave them the idea to bundle a cheap ARF multi rotor system using their existing products on their site(emails are prompt and they listen to customers requests). It's $140 ARF with fiberglass foldable frame 4 emax motors and pretty good quality 20 amp Escs and the black mk board 5.5 edition. now thats cheap! They now have the DJI wookong system and frames on their site I know a bunch of our RCG members are tempted to order from them, their prices are super cheap. I will try and point out the security issues with them and let's see what happens.

GOODLUCKBUY.COM is an RCG sponsor.

Just my 2cents,

KP.
Last edited by Kronikpilot; Dec 07, 2011 at 07:51 PM.
Dec 07, 2011, 11:54 PM
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the site will list my order number + address/name for public viewing.
Actually being in US I already have my address/name published on every corner of the intarwebz (including all that "crowd-stealing" crap like mylife, pipl, peekyou, etc.) thanks to all those white/yellow/pink/whatever-pages, lol... but really not that much some bad guy can do having that info...
I would buy that FF if it would be possible to turn it into CopterControl, but MWC-like... nah, I already have three collecting dust.
Dec 08, 2011, 12:06 AM
Sudden Freak
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and the black mk board 5.5 edition.
Well, MK board is "slightly" different from KK board that you actually meant...
Dec 08, 2011, 12:16 AM
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Actually being in US I already have my address/name published on every corner of the intarwebz (including all that "crowd-stealing" crap like mylife, pipl, peekyou, etc.) thanks to all those white/yellow/pink/whatever-pages, lol... but really not that much some bad guy can do having that info...
I would buy that FF if it would be possible to turn it into CopterControl, but MWC-like... nah, I already have three collecting dust.
Eh... How much of a "cc-like" do you want to make it?
It's digital gyros /acc on I2C... so code could be adjusted to make PIOS run but... It probably won't be as good as analog sensors sampled at high rate...
Plus there's no USB so the telemetry/configuration stuff would have to be done over serial.
Dec 08, 2011, 02:25 AM
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Eh... How much of a "cc-like" do you want to make it?
It's digital gyros /acc on I2C... so code could be adjusted to make PIOS run but... It probably won't be as good as analog sensors sampled at high rate...
Plus there's no USB so the telemetry/configuration stuff would have to be done over serial.
Yeah, I know, that's why I'm not really interested. Of course I would prefer something "almost-exactly-like-cc"...
Dec 08, 2011, 05:01 AM
BOXFUSE KING!
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Well, MK board is "slightly" different from KK board that you actually meant...
I meant KK board it did have KK sign on the back of the board, I dont know how legit they are but I flashed them with 4.7fw regular and acro mode they work awesome.

KP.
Dec 08, 2011, 05:47 AM
Honey,just one more thing
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Your address + name is viewable by checking their "order status" page and only needing a order#, which are sequential.
Seems you need you email address also now.
Dec 08, 2011, 05:57 AM
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Seems you need you email address also now.
Cool, time to buy
Dec 08, 2011, 08:56 AM
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So firmware is freely available from that dji site?
Does it include altitude hold code and should it work soldering a bmp85 or how that baro is called...
Dec 08, 2011, 10:40 AM
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So, goodluckbuy provided chinglish instruction and PC software.
Actually, instruction is confusing, and says nothing about software and almost nothing about hardware.

More over, provided program is not in english (according to picture in instruction), and i can't start it on my XP'32bit. No errors or screens, just nothing happens.
Dec 08, 2011, 10:55 AM
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Software ran fine here in Win 7. But it is mostly in Chinese so hard to tell what all it does.
Dec 08, 2011, 11:19 AM
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well, they have xp driver for usb available now .
Dec 08, 2011, 01:11 PM
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It probably won't be as good as analog sensors sampled at high rate...
Considering the esc PWM refresh rate of +-490Hz, at what rate should be the gyro readings then to see an improvement?
Could you explain the benefit of "oversampling"?

Thanks,
manu


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